Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Buses replace trains between Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds / Norwich on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 September

Start date
05/09/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Liverpool Street and Colchester Town / Norwich, between Ipswich and Cambridge / Peterborough

TOC(s) affected
Greater Anglia

Track work is taking place between Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds / Norwich, closing the line.

Buses will replace trains between Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds / Norwich.

On Saturday, a reduced service will run between London Liverpool Street and Ipswich. To enable this service to run, trains that usually run between London Liverpool Street and Colchester Town will be amended to run between London Liverpool Street and Ipswich calling additionally at Manningtree. A shuttle service will run between Colchester and Colchester Town.

On Sunday the 07:55 Ipswich to Peterborough will not run. There is no alternative replacement transport.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Although journey planners are showing correct, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.